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diatribe - bitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
meteoric - like a meteor; swift; momentarily brilliant; Ex. meteoric rise to fame; N. meteor
callus - area of thick hard skin
lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
itinerant - wandering; traveling from place to place (to perform work); Ex. itinerant preacher